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Project Controls (Cost) Specialist

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH140126
  • Location: USA, Ohio, Columbus
  • Sector: Project Controls, Contracts & Claims, Power
  • Salary: bonus + relocation assistance
  • Date posted: 12/06/2019

The Project Controls Specialist is responsible for providing cost/financial and scheduling support on major projects in various stages of planning, design and/or construction, and for providing PM support as opportunities arise.


  • Develop cost loaded schedules for large projects and programs with multiple concurrently running projects
  • Provide project controls tools (cost and schedule) that allow for Earned Value project management
  • Perform project logic and status updates throughout the full project lifecycle
  • Review progress schedules from designers and contractors on a monthly basis
  • Work with project managers, cost account managers, risk managers and other parties throughout the project
  • Provided project reporting for cost and schedule


  • Familiarity and competency with large programmatic schedules, the use of master schedules and coding, and complicated Work Breakdowns Structures
  • Must have experience with and the ability to understand Earned Value, codes of accounts, Project Controls Roles and Responsibilities, and Change Management
  • Proficient with in cost controls - comfortable with managing cost loaded schedules that are integrated with cost systems
  • Strong technical written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts and ideas
  • Self-starter who can work independently or part of a multi-discipline team


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  • 5+ years of scheduling experience with major construction projects
  • Advanced Primavera P6 user

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.